Tom Courtenay

Tom Courtenay

British actor
Sir Thomas Daniel Courtenay is an English actor. After studying at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, Courtenay achieved prominence in the 1960s with a series of acclaimed film roles, including The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner ⁠, for which he received the BAFTA Award for Most Promising Newcomer to Leading Film Roles⁠, and Doctor Zhivago, for which he received an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor.Wikipedia
BornFebruary 25, 1937
HometownHull, East Yorkshire, England
Height5'8" (1.73m)
SpouseIsabel Crossley (m 1988 - present) , Cheryl Kennedy (m 1973 - 1982)
ParentsThomas Henry Courtenay , Annie Eliza Courtenay


Dad's Army Cast Pay Tribute To Alan Rickman

Tom Courtenay, Michael Gambon, and Bill Patterson pay tribute to the departed star.
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2016British Academy of Film & Television ArtsSupporting ActorUnforgottenWinner
2015Internationale Filmfestspiele BerlinSilver Bear45 YearsWinner
2009Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a MovieLittle DorritNominated
1999British Academy of Film & Television ArtsBest ActorLittle DorritWinner
1984British Academy of Film & Television ArtsActorThe Dresser (1983 film)Nominated